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The Cask Magazine & Hammerhead Single Malt 40.7%

Tasting a whiskey is all about the story.

The journey you make to find it.

The occasion of the first encounter.

And the totality of the whole experience. 304 more words

Single Malt

Josef Augusta: 1946-2017


Czech hockey pioneer Josef Augusta, who after a tremendous playing career with the national team later became their coach, died today in Jihlava at the age of 70, after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. 230 more words

Olympics

Kolaches

1/2 cup milk
12 tablespoons (1 1/2 sticks or -3/4 cup) butter
2 packages dry yeast
1/2 cup warm water
1/2 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons salt… 390 more words

Baking

Villa Tugendhat - Mastery of Modernism

Brno’s Modernist Crown Jewel 

One does not need to be in Brno for very long or to have a particularly deep interest in architecture in order to take note of the city’s varied array of building styles. 1,424 more words

F/Lt František Truhlář suffered severe burns during WW2.

A documentary about a very brave young man who fought for his country and was then rejected by the very same people he fought for. 61 more words

WW2

Let us not allow this incident to blind us to the great qualities of Charles Lindbergh; he is, and always will be, not merely a school-boy hero, but also a school boy

In September 1938, Charles Lindbergh betrayed not only Harold Nicolson personally but Britain too. Not quite two months after the outbreak of war in Europe, Nicolson wrote this piece about him in the Spectator, 20 October 1939, page 15. 1,280 more words

Trees of the Years

What’s it like to grow, trees of the years?
From start to finish, I understood
you can only be watered by tears,
and are made of wood… 228 more words